Meaning of contradictorily in English:


Pronunciation /ˌkɒntrəˈdɪkt(ə)rɪli/

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‘‘They are and they aren't,’ he says, contradictorily.’
  • ‘They also contend, somewhat contradictorily, that figures showing ever higher awards are based on sketchy and unreliable information.’
  • ‘Expertise is needed, yet there is, contradictorily, a straightforwardness to the task of travelling at speed.’
  • ‘The concept of the centered structure is contradictorily coherent.’
  • ‘Of course he used them ambiguously, contradictorily and dialectically, but use them he did.’